Businesses in Wilmington, North Carolina


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.4%
 Medical: 14.7%
 Professional Services: 13.3%
 Home Services: 9.9%
 Industry: 7.6%
 Restaurants: 5.7%
 Other: 31.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts20935.2 years4.41.8
Car repair48830 years4.34.1
Beauty salons34821.5 years4.53.0
Hairdressers34023.5 years4.42.9
Public administration20937.8 years4.41.8
Social work30825.2 years4.12.6
Atm's20992.1 years3.61.8
Banks22081 years3.31.9
Finance other26455.1 years4.02.2
Loan companies46529.2 years4.24.0
General contractors87825.9 years4.47.5
Other construction51827.3 years4.64.4
Real estate94424.3 years4.18.0
Construction of buildings50828.8 years4.34.3
Other membership organizations19237.4 years4.41.6
Wholesale of machinery23928.4 years4.52.0
Photography21719.3 years4.71.8
Dentists26627.9 years4.82.3
Health and medical3,08225.4 years4.126.2
Physicians and surgeons1,08024.6 years3.89.2
Physiotherapy19321.7 years4.41.6
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists25221.9 years3.52.1
Accountants23727 years3.92.0
Advertising and marketing23319.8 years4.72.0
Corporate management39623.1 years4.13.4
Lawyers legal54327.7 years4.64.6
Scientific and technical services41021.2 years4.43.5
Specialized design30221.4 years4.82.6
Technical construction services19328.4 years4.51.6
Churches30648.1 years4.72.6
Clothing stores27025.2 years4.22.3
Electronics stores30328 years4.22.6
Hardware stores25534.8 years4.42.2
Household appliances and goods23032.5 years4.22.0
Pharmacies and drug stores27045.7 years4.22.3
Shopping other35929.5 years4.33.0
Area of Wilmington, North Carolina41.47 sq mi
Male Population56,451 (48%)
Female Population61,259 (52%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +92.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +40%
Median Age35.2
Male Median Age33.5
Female Median Age36.8
Area Codes910
NeighborhoodsHistoric District, Landfall
Local TimeTuesday 9:29 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Weather59.5°F fog
Lat & Lng34.22573° / -77.94471°
Zip Codes2840128402284032840428405More

Wilmington, North Carolina - Map

Wilmington, North Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,474 / mi²1,824 / mi²2,028 / mi²2,838 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wilmington, North Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 40% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Wilmington, North Carolina+92.6%+55.6%+40%
North Carolina+99.6%+54.2%+27.7%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wilmington, North Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 35.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Wilmington, North Carolina35.2 years36.8 years33.5 years
North Carolina37.5 years38.8 years36.1 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wilmington, North Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 53,3463,1576,503
85 Plus7481,8092,558
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wilmington, North Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 2,838 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Wilmington, North Carolina117,71041.47 sq mi2,838 / mi²
North Carolina10.3 million53,819.4 sq mi191.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wilmington, North Carolina Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Wilmington, North Carolina

 Moderate: 48.5%
 Inexpensive: 37.6%
 Expensive: 10.6%
 Very Expensive: 3.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Wilmington, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Wilmington, North Carolina1,935,349 t16.4 t46,671 t/mi²
North Carolina168,507,440 t16.3 t3,130 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Wilmington, North Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,935,349 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Wilmington, North Carolina

Wilmington is a port city and the county seat of New Hanover County in coastal southeastern North Carolina, United States. The population is 112,067; according to the 2010 Census it is the eighth most populous city in the state. Wilmington is the pri..  ︎  Wilmington, North Carolina Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Wilmington, North Carolina
 Zip Code 28403: 32.3%
 Zip Code 28401: 23.6%
 Zip Code 28405: 18.9%
 Zip Code 28412: 10.9%
 Zip Code 28411: 7.7%
 Zip Code 28409: 5.2%
 Other: 1.4%

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